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Gunfire Detection System Aims To Reduce Violent Crime In DetroitDetroit last year started using the ShotSpotter system to help officers pinpoint where shots are being fired.
Judge Calls For Action Against Gun Violence During 'Walk For Hope' Silent MarchBefore the "Walk for Hope" silent march around a neighborhood near Six Mile and Livernois, U.S. District Judge Terrence Berg stood using one of his crutches due to the gunshot wound in his leg that he suffered during an assault.
Study: Michigan Ranks 3rd For Number Of Black Residents MurderedMichigan has been ranked near top of the list in a grim statistic: the numbers of black residents who are slain.
Detroit Police Chief, Gracing Cover Of NRA Magazine, Defends Stance On Right To Bear ArmsThe article titled, "A Show of Courage In Detroit," comes following at least five fatal shootings in two months involving homeowners protecting themselves from intruders.
CDC: More Using Guns To Commit SuicideThe rate of suicide by gun has increased in recent years, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
Study: Murder Top Cause Of Death For Young Black MenA new study reports that if you add up all the deaths due to suicide, accidents, and disease -- homicide is still number one.
Oakland County Leaders Call For Gun Violence Study GroupA new effort toward a solution on gun violence being offered by two Oakland County Commissioners.
AUDIO: Safety Of Detroit's Children Noted In President's Inaugural Address President Obama giving a quick shout-out to Detroit during his inaugural address, while making a reference curbing gun violence.
Lansing Officials Report 12 Homicides In 2012Lansing officials say the city had 12 homicides last year, the most since 2008 when it had the same number.
Mayor, Police Chief Respond To Shocking Murder Rates In DetroitAcross the city of Detroit, residents are growing weary of the violence -- especially after crime statistics revealed 386 criminal homicides took place in the Motor City during 2012. So, what are city leaders doing about the problem?
Detroit Records More Than 400 Murders In 2012Interim Police Chief Chester Logan says America has a problem with guns and Detroit is the epicenter.
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